UCLA Honors Kareem Abdul-Jabbar at halftime of the UCLA-Arizona men’s basketball game on Jan. 21, 2017 Source: UCLA Athletics’ YouTube
On Wednesday, the company introduced a 90-second film “Original is never finished,” which features a mix of modern creators such as Snoop Dogg, hip-hop artist Stormzy, basketball star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and artist Petra Collins, set to the classic crooning of Frank Sinatra’s “My Way.”
UCLA graduate and icon Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will be honored this Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Bruins’ home basketball game against Arizona after receiving the nation’s highest civilian honor – the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Never before in modern history have we had a president-elect so ill-informed, ill-tempered, irrational and ill-equipped to deal with the major issues that face this country.
The United States Mint is pleased to announce the appointment of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC). Mr. Abdul-Jabbar fills the vacancy created this year by the resignation of Steven Roach, a member representing the interests of the general public.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Tom Haberstroh make the case for why Vlade Divac and Chris Webber should be enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar discusses “Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White” with Kevin Merida, executive editor of The Undefeated at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s book “Writings On the Wall” was listed on the Best Books of 2016 by Patrik Henry Bass of Essence Magazine.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was nominated for an NAACP image award for Outstanding Literary Work – Non-Fiction for Writings on the Wall.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar honored by “Sports Illustrated” for his athletic success and decades of leadership spent as a social activist, receiving the “Sports Illustrated” Muhammad Ali Legacy Award